The 2013 Healthcare Provider Innovation Survey reveals details about hospitals and health systems and their appetite for innovation. Additionally, the results uncover factors tied to successful piloting/implementation for internally-generated innovations and/or externally-developed solutions.
The implications from this study reinforce the importance of building structure, efficiency and scale both within provider organizations and across organizations. Those who do will have the opportunity to deliver services in new ways, extend the populations they serve and ultimately enhance the value they deliver.
Highlights from the survey include: